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The Scout Handbook is a skill book.
A thick, yellow book with topics necessary for survival in the wilderness (or, at least, on the trekking trail).
The book increases the Outdoorsman skill when read, up to a maximum of 91%.
- Fallout 2 Official Strategies & Secrets p.87: "Scout Handbook
Both girls and boys will always be prepared for whatever the Wastes have in store, since this book increases Outdoorsman Skill and helps you earn merit badges at the same time. You won't be a tenderfoot for long if you read this helpful handbook.